Submissive and stubborn

headstrong
(adj)
HEAD-strong
Meaning

stubborn; willful; unyielding

1st Sample Sentence

I was a very headstrong young woman: I knew what I wanted to do, and how I wanted to do it, and no-one could tell me anything.

Synonyms

contentious, headstrong, intractable, obstinate, recalcitrant, refractory

Antonyms

amenable, complaisant, compliant, docile, tractable

Mnemonics

Headstrong is a person whose head is strong and hence he doesn't change his opinions, so he is stubborn

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